Cardiac Arrest News and Research

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A cardiac arrest, also known as cardiopulmonary arrest or circulatory arrest, is the abrupt cessation of normal circulation of the blood due to failure of the heart to contract effectively during systole.
Energy drinks among youth paving way for cocaine addictions later finds new study

Energy drinks among youth paving way for cocaine addictions later finds new study

Study shows new method for repairing disease-causing mutation in human embryos

Study shows new method for repairing disease-causing mutation in human embryos

Hospitalized cancer patients who suffer cardiac arrest have lower survival rate, study finds

Hospitalized cancer patients who suffer cardiac arrest have lower survival rate, study finds

U.S. FDA approves updated labeling for pan-genotypic single tablet regimen for HCV/HIV co-infected patients

U.S. FDA approves updated labeling for pan-genotypic single tablet regimen for HCV/HIV co-infected patients

Scientists show that human heart's sinoatrial node is hardwired with backup system

Scientists show that human heart's sinoatrial node is hardwired with backup system

Study finds no significant benefits of cooling down cardiac arrest patients for 48 hours

Study finds no significant benefits of cooling down cardiac arrest patients for 48 hours

Research may lead to treatment for long-term sensory problems in cardiac arrest survivors

Research may lead to treatment for long-term sensory problems in cardiac arrest survivors

Benefit of ICDs may be uncertain with cumulative use of effective medications, study shows

Benefit of ICDs may be uncertain with cumulative use of effective medications, study shows

Study shows decrease in sudden cardiac arrest incidences among adults covered under ACA

Study shows decrease in sudden cardiac arrest incidences among adults covered under ACA

Drop in sudden cardiac arrests linked to Obamacare

Drop in sudden cardiac arrests linked to Obamacare

Study shows link between health insurance expansion and decline in sudden cardiac arrests

Study shows link between health insurance expansion and decline in sudden cardiac arrests

Cedars-Sinai researchers develop new risk assessment tool to predict sudden cardiac arrest

Cedars-Sinai researchers develop new risk assessment tool to predict sudden cardiac arrest

ESCAPE-NET created to search for sudden cardiac arrest causes and compare treatments

ESCAPE-NET created to search for sudden cardiac arrest causes and compare treatments

Novel smartphone app can direct first responders to cardiac arrest victims before emergency services

Novel smartphone app can direct first responders to cardiac arrest victims before emergency services

Drones equipped with defibrillators beat ambulances in reaching cardiac arrest patients

Drones equipped with defibrillators beat ambulances in reaching cardiac arrest patients

Unusual, challenging problems in performing emergency medical procedures during space missions

Unusual, challenging problems in performing emergency medical procedures during space missions

New guidelines proposed to deal with in-flight cardiac arrest emergency

New guidelines proposed to deal with in-flight cardiac arrest emergency

Sudden cardiac arrest victim's chances of receiving bystander CPR decreases with age

Sudden cardiac arrest victim's chances of receiving bystander CPR decreases with age

Energy drinks linked to risk of cardiac events in young people with familial long QT syndrome

Energy drinks linked to risk of cardiac events in young people with familial long QT syndrome

Female physicians perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation less efficiently than male counterparts

Female physicians perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation less efficiently than male counterparts